Comptroller to Tour Harbor Bank of Maryland

Franchot to Honor State’s Sole Minority-Owned and Operated Financial Institution

WHO:             Comptroller Peter Franchot 

WHAT:           Comptroller Franchot will tour the Harbor Bank of Maryland in Baltimore on Thursday afternoon. He will present a proclamation to Joseph Haskins Jr., the company’s chairman, president and CEO, for being Maryland’s sole-surviving minority-owned and operated financial institution.

Harbor Bank of Maryland opened in September of 1982 with $2.1 million in assets. As of December 31, 2015, its assets were $288 million. The bank has seven branch locations serving the Baltimore metropolitan area. Harbor Bank was also the first community bank in the country to have an investment subsidiary: Harbor Financial Services.

WHEN:           Thursday, July 7, 2016

                        12:15 p.m.      

WHERE:        Harbor Bank

25 W. Fayette St.

Baltimore, MD 21201

CONTACT:    Vicki Fisher 410-260-7816 (office), 443-534-6259 (cell)